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Local cyclists gather at Hains Point, Washington, D.C in glorious winter weather for a century ride, or less.  You should have been there.
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Dec 20, 2014
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Video news coverage of the 2008 Planet Arlington World Music Festival. Includes short excerpts from the performances of Saffron Dance belly dancers, the Washington Balalaika Society, the Tai Yim Lion Dancers, and Yang Ying. With a surprise appearance by Rob Lindsay's Charger.  Yang Ying performed an unforgettable cover of Led Zeppelin's Stairway to Heaven.
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Dec 18, 2014
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"From Russia with Love" played at the Gateway Park in Rosslyn, VA on May 9.  The outdoor setting added another layer of drama to the film, which made a strong impression on fanciful viewers.
blip.tv
Dec 13, 2014
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Video from the first three races of the day shows the cyclocross race course in Ida Lee Park in Leesburg.
blip.tv
Dec 13, 2014
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Why go to New Orleans when you can have fun right here in Arlington? 
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Zipped file of page images from the FCC's Statistics of the Communications Industry, 1942. Includes main table (Table 22) of telephone-company-specific operating and financial statistics. Also other tables enumerating characteristics of reporting telephone companies.
Topics: FCC, statistics, telephones, telcos
blip.tv
May 31, 2010
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The Art Deco Society of Washington, DC, held a Vintage Fashion Show on May 1, 2010. Long-form news documentary of the show.
Ourmedia
May 9, 2010 Douglas Galbi
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Contains images of the pages of Tables 1 and 18 from the Federal Communications Commission's publication, Statistics of the Communications Industry for the year ended December 31, 1939 (GPO: 1941). For machine-readable, structured data comprising some of the data in these tables, see http://galbithink.org/telcos/early-telephone-data.htm#FCC-data
Topic: telephone data USA FCC 1939
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Apr 24, 2010 Interstate Commerce Commission (U.S. government)
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Financial and operating returns of U.S. telephone and telegraph companies for the year ending Dec. 31, 1916. Company-specific data. Source citation: Memorandum Concerning Telephone Companies and Telegraph Companies Reporting to the Interstate Commerce Commission for the Calendar Year 1916. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics, Washington, D.C., Aug. 20, 1918. For a machine-readable compilation of some of these statistics, see...
Topics: telephone, telegraph, data, companies, 1916
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Apr 7, 2010 Douglas Galbi
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** version 2 ** Archive of Tariff Revenue Plans (TRPs) publicly filed at the FCC by price-cap-regulated U.S. local exchange telephone companies. Covers years 1992-2009. Data for 2010 in separate zip file. These are non-authoritative copies of public filings. Some filings missing. For important information about this archive, see http://galbithink.org/telcos/price-cap-review-dataset.htm For a related archive, see http://www.archive.org/details/FccPublicTariffDataTelephoneCompanyRateDetail
Topics: FCC, data, TRP, tariffs, access, telcos, telephones
blip.tv
Dec 2, 2009
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Bonifatius Stirnberg's play-ship on the grounds of the Arlington Arts Center in Arlington, VA.
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Dec 2, 2009
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Lacking motivation to do your household chores?
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Nov 12, 2009
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Master chef focuses on the job of making panini.
Community Media
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Dataset of public interstate access tariff data for Verizon's Nynex local exchange telephone operating company. A tab-delimited text file with field names on the first row.
Topics: telephone, tariff, data, Verizon, Nynex
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Oct 13, 2009
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Cross Culture, a show of global influences on contemporary fashion, at the Art Institute of Washington, Oct. 4 to Oct. 31, 2009.
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Aug 25, 2009
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Feed up with the person your golfing partner?
blip.tv
Aug 24, 2009
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A great example of innovation in advertising are the guys who decided to start performing with advertising signs instead of just holding them.
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Aug 23, 2009 Douglas Galbi
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Archive of Tariff Revenue Plans (TRPs) publicly filed at the FCC by price-cap-regulated U.S. local exchange telephone companies. Covers years 1992-2009. These are non-authoritative copies of public filings. Some filings missing. For important information about this archive, see http://galbithink.org/telcos/price-cap-review-dataset.htm For a related archive, see http://www.archive.org/details/FccPublicTariffDataTelephoneCompanyRateDetail Note: this archive has been superseded by version 2, which...
Topics: telephone companies, data, U.S., FCC
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Zipped archive of rate detail files from telephone companies' public annual access filings at the FCC, 1992-2009. TRPs for 2010 are included in a separate zip file. For compilations of some of these source files, see http://galbithink.org/telcos/FCC-price-caps-rate-detail.htm Related dataset of Tariff Review Plans: http://www.archive.org/details/PubliclyFiledFccTrpData
Topics: telephone companies, rates, revenue, tariffs, data
blip.tv
Jul 23, 2009
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Can't do that.  No no, no can do. 
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Jun 30, 2009
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The most exciting races in Washington, DC. 
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Jun 20, 2009
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President Obama recently appointed Aneesh Chopra as his Chief Technology Officer.  This video provides excerpts from a talk Chopra gave in Arlington on June 15, 2009.
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Jun 3, 2009
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Excellent bike racing in Arlington, VA over a tight, crit course on May 30.  The race helped to raise money for wounded veterans.  Also includes an interview with a wounded cyclist.
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May 29, 2009
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Showcases the "Grit and Guts" award winner at this important local community gathering.
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May 28, 2009
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Thurgood Marshall lived in the Southwest Neighborhood of Washington, DC. He was a distinguished lawyer, a civil rights leader, and U.S. Supreme Court Justice who authored the pathbeaking opinion, Brown v. Board of Education. The Southwest Neighborhood Assembly and the St. Augustine's Episcopal Church renovated a historic police call box with art celebrating the life of Thurgood Marshall.
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May 28, 2009
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Motorcyclists from across the U.S. converge on the Washington, DC, to commemorate Memorial Day.
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May 3, 2009
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A bagpiper courteously practices his craft.
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The Southwest Neighborhood of DC refurbished historic police and fire call boxes and added to them artwork. This video celebrates the unveiling of SW call boxes that feature cherry blossom art. The National Cherry Blossom Festival occurs annually in the SW neighborhood.
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May 3, 2009
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At Georgetown's multi-sport stadium on March 25, 2009. Lacrosse games don't get any more exciting than this. Featuring Dr. Lacrosse's prognostication and expert commentary, as well as a special and important tribute to referees and regulators worldwide.
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May 3, 2009
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Arlington residents talk about what they love about the Gulf Branch Nature Center. The new county budget proposed to demolish the Nature Center. Public outcry in support of the Nature Center followed. Current plans are to scale back the hours of the Center, but not demolish it.
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May 3, 2009
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Fabulous fashions on display for Crystal Couture, in Crystal City, Arlington, VA, February 13-28, 2009.  This is a video report from the Freaky Friday Gala Opening.  It shows runway fashion by Missy Klectic and dance by Bowen McCauley Dance.
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Jan 28, 2009
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Calm, cool, correct -- a basketball official heroically doing his job.
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Jan 15, 2009
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Alex Hassan is one of the world's greatest pianists specializing in novelty piano music from the 1920s and 1930s.  His Fats Waller medleys are already the stuff of legend.  This video includes an excerpt from his J. Fred Cotts medley ("For All We Know (We May Never Meet Again)" and "Two Tickets to Georgia." It also includes Hassan playing the Depression-era Happy-Toon "Cheer Up, Smile, Nerts".   In addition, the video includes Alex talking about his...
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Jan 10, 2009
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Not everyone can live in Hawaii for ever.  Adapt to the situation. Build a snow house.
blip.tv
Jan 1, 2009
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Thrilling Galbi Brothers 800 meter race coverage.  Once again, the human spirit triumphs.
blip.tv
Nov 27, 2008
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Video from the first three races of the day shows the cyclocross race course in Ida Lee Park in Leesburg.
blip.tv
Nov 18, 2008
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A docudrama about finding the right gift for a friend on his fortieth birthday.
blip.tv
Sep 4, 2008
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Video news coverage of the 2008 Planet Arlington World Music Festival. Includes short excerpts from the performances of Saffron Dance belly dancers, the Washington Balalaika Society, the Tai Yim Lion Dancers, and Yang Ying. With a surprise appearance by Rob Lindsay's Charger.  Yang Ying performed an unforgettable cover of Led Zeppelin's Stairway to Heaven.
blip.tv
Aug 16, 2008
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One day, instead of reading the newspaper while taking a dump, you'll be able to watch television.  Television has now reached the wash basin.  Look for television soon in toilet stalls near you!
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Aug 16, 2008
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Arlington Fair news coverage from Arlington's finest hyperlocal news source, The Ode Street Tribune.
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Aug 16, 2008
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From purple motes (purplemotes.net): The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality, and the Moving Image, Part II: Realisms, is on view at the Hirshhorn Museum through September 7, 2008. Just as for Part I: Dreams, no photography or recording is allowed. That makes reviewing and discussing the exhibit rather difficult. Fortunately, human imagination is wonderful. Look at your screen and hear the first two paragraphs from the exhibit brochure. Your sense of the exhibit will be good sense if you are moved...
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Jul 20, 2008
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The Minzwa-Za Company of Tokyo recreates authenthic utsushi-e performances.  This excerpt is from the Minwa-Za Company's performance of Daruma Yawa at the Freer Gallery, Washington, DC, July 10, 2008.  This video is part of a review and analysis of the historical demand for images.
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Jul 13, 2008
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Quickness, poise, grace under pressure, and athleticism. Basketball officials in action. 
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Jul 5, 2008
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Liao Wen Ho Puppet Theater put on a glove puppet performance of "Journey to the West -- A Battle with Red Boy" and "Brave Guy" in their 2008 US Tour.  This video includes thrilling martial arts action from the performance at the Sackler Gallery, Washington, DC, June 22.  For further review of the show, see purplemotes.net
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Jun 26, 2008
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The many. The humble.  Paper-pushers, desk-jockeys, and computer nerds need inspiration for excellence.  Be a Marine in your own mind!
blip.tv
Jun 14, 2008
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A newbie urban fisherperson goes fishing in Watoga State Park in wild, wonderful West Virginia.  Life is good!
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Jun 3, 2008
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The video includes dragon dancing, the finish of an exciting dragon boat race involving the YMCA Flying Dragons, and a special feature on the novice dragon boat team, the Hoya Hodgepodge.The Chinese Women's League, Washington DC Chapter sponsors the annual dragon boat festival.  For more information about the festival, see www.dcdragonboat.com  
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May 18, 2008
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The FCC Band put on a virtuoso display of effective spectrum management Tuesday night at Bangkok Blues. The Band's agile, wideband spectrum approach jumped across a music range as wide as from Jimi Hendrix to Miles Davis to Jimmy Buffet to Frank Sinatra.  This video provides extensive news coverage of this important event.
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May 13, 2008
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2008 Arlington Neighborhood Day parade. Brilliant Bolivian folk dancing, along with a variety of other community groups. Video shows Alma Boliviana, Caporales Santiago Anzaldo, VA-821 Air Force Junior ROTC, E.E. Caporales San Simon, Swanson Middle School Cheerleaders, Fraternidad Cultura Pachamama, The United States Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, Fraternidad Folklura Bolivia, Arlington County Board, Fraternidad Tinkus Tiataco, Caporales San Simon Bolivia, and Tobas Dinastia.
blip.tv
May 11, 2008
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"From Russia with Love" played at the Gateway Park in Rosslyn, VA on May 9.  The outdoor setting added another layer of drama to the film, which made a strong impression on fanciful viewers.
blip.tv
May 11, 2008
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Documentary on the making of a 10-second segment for the national evening news.
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May 5, 2008
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Highlights from the men's pro race which was 12 laps of a 7.8 mile circuit around Crystal City, the Pentagon, and the Air Force Memorial. 
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Apr 27, 2008
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Video features selected flower arrangements from different ikebana schools on display on April 20, 2008.  This was the annual exhibition of the Ikebana International, Washington, D.C. Chapter No. 1.  For some additional details, see purplemotes.net
blip.tv
Mar 17, 2008
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Why go to New Orleans when you can have fun right here in Arlington? 
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Mar 16, 2008
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Tired of World of Warcraft?  Move on to a better world, this world. Huge butterfly life-forms beat their own wings, assiduously farm flowers, and peacefully help the next generation to bloom. 
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Mar 11, 2008
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A large field of fearless athletes gathered for the 2008 DC Idiotarod this past Saturday .  About noon, the sky opened with a deluge that could have turned a well-oiled shopping cart into a rusting duck.  Gale-force winds blew timid souls all the way to Potomac Yard.  But Idiotarod participants came out in high-spirits for an event that seemed like a high-school parade that collapsed into chaos,  a highly distributed Halloween Party, an over-the-top Hash, and a mini-Marine Corps...
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Feb 24, 2008
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Working on evenings and weekends from 1950 to 1964, James Hampton made The Throne of the Third Heaven of the Nations' Millennium General Assembly.  This artwork is now on permanent exhibition at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and the Carnival of Bureaucrats has honored James Hampton as a leading twentieth-century devoted and visionary bureaucrat.  This video celebrates James Hampton's vision. 
blip.tv
Feb 17, 2008
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I saw this beautiful woman at the Japan Culture + Hyperculture festival at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.
Community Video
Feb 15, 2008
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The Supreme Court decision record for Scott v. Harris includes a video (93 MB RealMedia format download). That video is available here: http://supremecourtus.gov/opinions/video/scott_v_harris.rmvb This video is the Supreme Court decision record video, converted to more accessible formats. The copyright status of this video is not fully clear. It may be in the public domain, because it is included in the Court's decision record. In any case, fair use, which is unfortunately is a complicated...
Topic: law, Supreme Court, Scott, Harris, fourth amendment, video
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Feb 15, 2008 Douglas Galbi
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This is an edited video based on the video in the U.S. Supreme Court's decision record in Scott v. Harris. It shows a police chase of a fleeing driver. It is edited to highlight an evaluation that indicates more danger to the public. For more discussion of the video and its editing, see http://purplemotes.net/2008/02/10/editing I believe that the video I used in this work is free of copyright, because of its use in a U.S. Supreme Court opinion. Moreover, if that were not true, I believe that my...
Topic: law, Supreme Court, Scott, Harris, fourth amendment, video
blip.tv
Feb 12, 2008
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Voting at the Wilson precinct (Wilson Elementary School) and at the Rosslyn precinct (right next door at Fire Station #10) in the presidential primary election in Arlington, Virginia on February 12, 2008. Interviews with voters. From the Ode Street Tribune. Vote!
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Feb 12, 2008 Douglas Galbi
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This is an edited video based on the video in the U.S. Supreme Court's decision record in Scott v. Harris. It shows a police chase of a fleeing driver. It is edited to highlight an evaluation that indicates less danger to the public. For more discussion of the video and its editing, see http://purplemotes.net/2008/02/10/editing I believe that the video I used in this work is free of copyright, because of its use in a U.S. Supreme Court opinion. Moreover, if that were not true, I believe that my...
Topics: law, video, court, case, Scott, Harris, police, chase, fourth amendment
blip.tv
Jan 21, 2008
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William R. Evans was a torpedo bomber pilot in Torpedo Squadron 8 (VT-8).  That squadron operated from the aircraft carrier USS Hornet in World War II.  Evans and all but one of his squadron mates were killed in action in the Battle of Midway on June 4, 1942.  This video includes memories from Charles Gillispie, Bill Evans' roommate in the Wesleyan University Class of 1940. 
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Jan 17, 2008 U.S. Navy
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John Ford made this memorial film for the families of members of Torpedeo Squadron 8. All but one of the members of the squadron perished in its first combat mission in the Battle of Midway.
Topics: Torpedo Squadron 8, Battle of Midway, World War II, Navy, aviation
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Local cyclists gather at Hains Point, Washington, D.C in glorious winter weather for a century ride, or less. You should have been there.
blip.tv
Dec 29, 2007
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The Yorktown Patriots won the Bookjammin' High School Girls Basketball Tournament with a thrilling victory over the surging Flint Hill Huskies yesterday night at Marshall High School. The Patriots were up by 13 right near the end of the 3'rd quarter, but the Huskies pulled within two points with only 1:17 to go in the game. The Patriots stiffened their defense, two good Huskies' shots failed to drop, and the Patriots' junior guard LaNia Charity converted a clutch free throw to give the Patriots...
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Dec 9, 2007
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A monumental stone building remains long beyond the form of its namer's dust.   But the fragile, decaying matter of human lives, connected in ordinary ways, prevails.  Not merely prevails, but grows. Daniel M. Sachs, Princeton Class of 1960, was a mighty footballer and a top-honors student.  He attended Worcester College, Oxford, on a Rhodes Scholarship, and then Harvard Law School, and then married and had a daughter.  At age 28, he died of cancer.    At his death about...
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Oct 29, 2007
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Swope ascends the final, steep climb to the Iwo Jima Memorial to win the wheelchair division of the 2007 Marine Corps Marathon.
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Oct 28, 2007
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A gardener shows what he's made and grown over the years.
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Oct 19, 2007
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Arlington County Board Candidates address questions at the RAFOM Candidates' Debate on Oct. 10, 2007. The election for two candidates to the County Board is on Nov. 6, 2007. For more RAFOM Debate coverage, see the Ode Street Tribune.
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Arlington County Board Candidates address questions at the RAFOM Candidates' Debate on Oct. 10, 2007. The election for two candidates to the County Board is on Nov. 6, 2007. For more RAFOM Debate coverage, see the Ode Street Tribune.
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Oct 19, 2007
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Arlington County Board Candidates address questions at the RAFOM Candidates' Debate on Oct. 10, 2007. The election for two candidates to the County Board is on Nov. 6, 2007. For more RAFOM Debate coverage, see the Ode Street Tribune.
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Arlington County Board Candidates address questions at the RAFOM Candidates' Debate on Oct. 10, 2007. The election for two candidates to the County Board is on Nov. 6, 2007. For more RAFOM Debate coverage, see the Ode Street Tribune.
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Arlington County Board Candidates address questions at the RAFOM Candidates' Debate on Oct. 10, 2007. The election for two candidates to the County Board is on Nov. 6, 2007. For more RAFOM Debate coverage, see the Ode Street Tribune.
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Arlington County Board Candidates address questions at the RAFOM Candidates' Debate on Oct. 10, 2007. The election for two candidates to the County Board is on Nov. 6, 2007. For more RAFOM Debate coverage, see the Ode Street Tribune.
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Jul 31, 2006 Douglas Galbi
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The Tour de Frolorado is bigger than the Tour de France and more fantastic than the Bicycle Tour of Colorado. The Tour de Frolorado is the most important cycling event in the world. See the leading stars of competitive bicycle racing in action. Includes special features on the personal stories behind the stars -- their training, their relationships, and their struggles to achieve personal self-affirmation. Also includes detailed technical descriptions of bicycle equipment and cycling tactics....
Topic: cycling, tour, race, Bicycle Tour of Colorado, Lanterne Rouge
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Jul 29, 2006
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geek poetry at its finest